Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Precipitation Rankings, April 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2002
1-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2001 1963
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Ties: 1903, 1991
Mar–Apr 2002
2-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2001 1985
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1983
Feb–Apr 2002
3-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1983
Jan–Apr 2002
4-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1983
Dec 2001–Apr 2002
5-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
17.88"
(454.15mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1958
Nov 2001–Apr 2002
6-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
21.28"
(540.51mm)
-7.06"
(-179.32mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1973
Oct 2001–Apr 2002
7-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
24.63"
(625.60mm)
-9.48"
(-240.79mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1973
Sep 2001–Apr 2002
8-Month
18.08"
(459.23mm)
28.37"
(720.60mm)
-10.29"
(-261.37mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Aug 2001–Apr 2002
9-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
33.00"
(838.20mm)
-11.39"
(-289.31mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jul 2001–Apr 2002
10-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
37.47"
(951.74mm)
-12.76"
(-324.11mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2002
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2001–Apr 2002
11-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
-11.24"
(-285.50mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1985 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1939
May 2001–Apr 2002
12-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
44.92"
(1,140.97mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Nov 2000–Apr 2002
18-Month
53.31"
(1,354.07mm)
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
-12.89"
(-327.41mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1966 1966
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1953
May 2000–Apr 2002
24-Month
78.60"
(1,996.44mm)
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
-11.21"
(-284.73mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1982 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1973
May 1999–Apr 2002
36-Month
121.33"
(3,081.78mm)
134.85"
(3,425.19mm)
-13.52"
(-343.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020
May 1998–Apr 2002
48-Month
161.99"
(4,114.55mm)
179.93"
(4,570.22mm)
-17.94"
(-455.67mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1969 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2007
May 1997–Apr 2002
60-Month
209.57"
(5,323.08mm)
224.86"
(5,711.44mm)
-15.29"
(-388.36mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/